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FOX News
Apr 28, 2013 3:00am PDT
quote two children and we both told joe biden we didn't have extra tickets for tonight's event. >> we have the best zingers. as the president and comedian go head tooted? whto -- head to head. who won? "fox & friends" begins right now. ♪ ♪ >>> good sunday morning, everyone welcome in to "fox & friends." we didn't get the tickets to the white house corps respondencorrespondentcorrespon. our own alisyn camerota was there so coming up, she will share her photos and experiences from the white house correspondents' dinner. ali is a terrible photographer. last year, she shared photos. no heads. they were of half an eye and a
MSNBC
May 3, 2013 7:00am PDT
of a microcosm of the passion of the opposition that president obama, vice president biden, joe manchin, pat toomey, are facing? >> reporter: this is a phenomenon you've been seeing across many examples, this convention being one of them. you also saw gun sales spike at many local stores. i was at a gun shop in new hampshire just a few days ago as the senator up there was holding a town hall. they said their sales spiked immensely. the nra says they have also been adding membership, up past four million now, and the attendees here could set a record. >> tell me what you've been hearing from nra officials since you've arrived and what their expectation is for this weekend. is basically the purpose sort of a rallying cry? >> reporter: absolutely. as you saw, the former president said they view this as a war and while they may have won the lobbying battle in congress with this background check vote going down, they see this as a way to get their membership very engaged, fired up. the political speakers that are going to be here later in the day are people that will have some fiery rhetoric. sar
CSPAN
May 3, 2013 8:00pm EDT
challenges, with the kind of strength and courage that ignites hope and optimism in all of us. joe biden didn't stop there. while serving in the u.s. senate, he dared to venture into what had been traditionally been considered a private family matter. one is near and dear to my heart. judiciary, hee championed lammert legislation known as the violence against women act of 1994. [applause] , my postf his efforts law school career began in 1997 as director of the south carolina attorney general program. when set was number one in the nation for women murder by abuse of harder -- abusive partners, -- joe biden became one of our nation's strongest voices, working across the aisle and across the globe to build and strengthen relationships, protect our citizens, and our fear him -- and our freedom. 's vice president, his ability to connect with and understand the needs of ordinary, everyday people is a quality that is a rare at that level of government. israel.ity it is not the nets are made up. joe biden genuinely cares about people. he always looks for the good in others. fast-forward to unpreced
MSNBC
May 3, 2013 2:00am PDT
the favorite for 2016 with 65% of the party's support. joe biden is a very distant second. no one else even cracks 5%. is this a done deal or could there be some dark horse candidate out there we're not paying attention to? >> obviously, we're still years away from the 2016 presidential campaign, but one thing is evident and that's the former secretary of state has unparalleled support. 65% in the latest poll. what's interesting though if she were to run, joe biden skyrockets to the top of the poll and would garner 45% of the democratic support. so this far out, it looks like it's between hillary clinton and vice president joe biden. >> we know biden is hoping for. clinton has been pretty coy about whether or not she'll even run. what signs has she given us either way? >> she's hitting the speaking circuit. she's made several high profile speeches. she's just inked a book deal. i think in the coming months really and also years she's going to be continuing to weigh in on issues of the day. we saw this with the same-sex marriage announcement with her endorsement of same-sex marriage. so as w
FOX Business
Apr 28, 2013 2:00am EDT
's plan may have put it on the verge of. like pushing them to build cars and vice-president joe biden's state of delaware and john said this is why dc should get out of green us businesses and all businesses. >> without question. if the federal burrcrats hay clue they would be making billion necessary the private sector and venture capitolist say they are wrong. and the notion that federal burrcrats with no profit plin can do better it i laughable. its time to exit and give it back to the private sector. >> rick, the government pushed the car company while it losing $550,000 for every car they sold. >> there was no way can successfully defend the investment in fiscer. it was a loser. this is what i worry about. we have to be careful not to cast the net too wide. we know people who are alive today because of direct government investment in pharmesutical and electronics changed the world. don't throw out the baby with the bath water. i know you don't like green investment, but don't throw out. >> i like green investments in the private sector that work. i don't like the bad ones that go
MSNBC
May 3, 2013 6:00am PDT
republican concerns about the process. >> only so much time we get with you on a friday. ted cruz, joe biden both in south carolina. any chance that's your 2016 matchup? >> probably not, peter. one thing, we're off and running. we have our 2016 caps on right now. >> you have clinton and christie, as well, doing a little dance. >> next month. >>> still to come, the white house's take on the brand-new job numbers and also new details from the surviving suspect of the boston bombing. the marathon was apparently not their original target for last month's terror attack. we'll talk to philadelphia mayor michael nutter on what he is doing to keep his city safe. >>> first, a look ahead at today's politics planner. department of agriculture just shy of noon. nra 70,000 expected kicks off at 1:00 p.m. you are watching "daily rundown" on msnb krp. have you eaten today? i had some lebanese food for lunch. i love the lebanese. i... i'm not sure. enough of the formalities... lets get started shall we? jimmy how happy are folks who save hundreds of dollars switching to geico? happier than dracula volunteer
CNN
Apr 28, 2013 4:00am PDT
's been moved to salon b and if joe biden asks, there are no extra tickets for that either. quick announcement before we really get going, before we continue. if any of you are live tweeting this event, please use hash tag, incapable of living in the moment. yeah. also to any u.s. senators here tonight, if you'd like to switch your dessert or your position on gay marriage, please, signal a waiter. by the way, speaking of dinner. tonight's entrees -- there's a gavel here and i don't know why. here's a fun fact about tonight's food. everything you ate this evening was personally thought by wain lapierre. don't worry, it was during a home invasion, though. the fish came in through the window. it wasn't peppercorn, that was buck shot. you may not know this but wayne lapierre is the executive vice president of the nra. which begs the question, how crazy do you have to be to be the actual president of the nra? he's not even at the top. also, i'd like to acknowledge that earlier this evening there was some confusion with the seating charts. for a moment, someone accidentally sat governor
Comedy Central
May 1, 2013 11:00pm PDT
the fiscal cliff. mitch mcconnell deserves a lot of credit. honestly he does. he and joe biden, yes. he and joe biden literally... >> jon: don't you think that has a resounding effect on a caucus when the leader says, hey, man, whatever happens, if you work with this guy, that's a victory for him. you can't do that. think of all the common sense things. infrastructure bank. background checks that have fallen by the wayside because of this. >> well the infrastructure bank i think is very important for our country. private sector investment with public and build bridges and water supplies >> jon: in the senate that you're in there, the saucer of american democracy where bad ideas come to, like brownies on a window sill. how does that idea not get past that body if it doesn't get past them, you know, the house isn't going to do it. it's like animal house in the house. >> well, on that point, it was so much less of a... of an issue in the forefront. i think if we could have gotten that out and if we hadn't had the fiscal cliff and sequestration and the high debt >> jon: that was self-create
CSPAN
Apr 28, 2013 7:00pm EDT
daniel to play >> i never could've played joe biden. [laughter] >> trying to understand his motivation. what makes him tick? >> i would be mad all the time, but i am not. [laughter] >> remarkable transformation. do i really sound like that? groucho marx once said, senator cruz, that is groucho marx, not karl. the other guy. he once told an audience, before i speak, i something important to say. along those same lines, i want to close on a more serious note. there has been no shortage of news to cover over the past few weeks. the suspense and very hard days for many of our citizens. even as we gather here tonight, our thoughts are not far from the people of boston and the people of west, texas and the families in the midwest coping with some terrible floods. we have had some difficult days. but even when the days seemed darkest, we have seen humanity shine at its brightest. we have seen first responders and national guardsmen who dashed into danger. law-enforcement officers who lived their oath, to serve and protect. and everyday americans opening their homes and their hearts to perfect
FOX News
Apr 27, 2013 7:00pm PDT
joe biden literally. hi, i'm joe biden. >> the hardest part, trying to understand his motivations. why did he pursue healthcare first? what mixes him tick? why doesn't he get mad? if i were him i would be mad all the time. but i'm not. i'm daniel day-lewis. [ applause ] >> a remarkable transformation. do i really sound like that, though, honey? wow. grouchomarx once said and that is groucho, senator cruz, not karl, the other guy, groucho marx once told an audience before i speak i have something important to say. along the same lines i want to close on a more serious note. obviously no storage of news to cover over the past few weeks and these have been hard days for too many of our citizens. even as we gather here tonight our thoughts are not far from the people of boston and the people of west, texas. there are families in the midwest who are coping with some terrible floods. so we have had some difficult days. but even when the days seemed darkest we have seen humanity shine at its brightest. we have seen first responders and national guardsmen who dashed into danger. law enforcemen
FOX News
May 3, 2013 5:00pm PDT
got over the last one. she is way off. and joe biden gets a big profile in the "washington post" today. this is what bob schrum said about the chances of joe biden. "because she is a democrat i can't say she is the elephant in the room but she is the dominant donkey." that is what he said about hillary. does it mean owe is out? >> it doesn't mean joe is out. hillary clinton has to decide for herself whether she wants to run. whether it's hillary clinton or joe biden, or great governors around the country, we have a climate now where democrats have the advantage and n the presidential race. it's happening -- >> do you think, do you think just between us chickens here. do you actually think that joe biden in any way, shape or form is going to be the nominee of the democratic party? really? you think that is possible? >> it's certainly possible. absolutely. >> laura: if what happens? hillary wants it, is it not hillary's? >> i think it will be tougher for other candidates to get in the field if she decides to run. that doesn't mean it won't or can't happen. a long way away. a lot of thing
CSPAN
Apr 28, 2013 6:00am EDT
have played joe biden. literally. i am joe biden. >> the hardest part, trying to understand his motivations. what makes them tick? why doesn't he get mad? if i was him, i get mad all the time. but i am not. i am daniel day-lewis. [laughter] [applause] >> remarkable transformation. do i really sound like that? groucho marx once said -- senator cruz, that is groucho marx, not karl. the other guy. he once told an audience, before i speak, i something important to say. along those same lines, i want to close on a more serious note. there has been no shortage of news to cover over the past few weeks. the suspense and very hard days -- these have been some very hard daysfor many of our citizens. even as we gather here tonight, our thoughts are not far from the people of boston and the people of west, texas and the families in the midwest coping with some terrible floods. we have had some difficult days. but even when the days seemed darkest, we have seen humanity shine at its brightest. we have seen first responders and national guardsmen who dashed into danger. law-enforcement office
CSPAN
Apr 27, 2013 2:00pm EDT
it with new energy and bringing in fresh, young faces like arlen specter. now, joe biden rightly deserves a lot of credit for convincing arlen to make the switch, but secretary clinton actually had a lot to do with it too. one day she just pulled him aside and she said, arlen, you know what i always say "if you can't beat them, join them." which brings me to another thing that's changed in this warmer, fuzzier white house, and that's my relationship with hillary. you know, we had been rivals during the campaign, but these days we could not be closer. in fact, the second she got back from mexico she pulled into a hug and gave me a big kiss. told me i'd better get down there myself. which i really appreciated. i mean, it was nice. and of course we've also begun to change america's image in the world. we talked about this during this campaign and we're starting execute. we've renewed alliances with important partners and friends. if you look on the screen there, there i am with japanese prime minister taro aso. there i am with gordon brown. but as i said during the campaign, we can't just ta
CSPAN
May 4, 2013 6:00am EDT
them. when people say why does joe biden, why is he so blunt? i sat next to fritz 430 two years. what do you expect me to be? what do you expect? i learned from the best. no one ever doubted fritz meant what he said. never. you taught me a lot. i make no apologies for trying to be a little bit like you. thank you, buddy. thank you for being here tonight. it is great to be back in south carolina. i mean that seriously. as i have said, i have forged relationships. i was asked if i would do his eulogy. the place of the senate used to be a place where you could actually take a look and try to find the best in other people. i did strom thurmond's eulogy. to can do that, you've got do mine. before i will be gone you fritz. all kidding aside, our member the days we came to work. we worked together. no matter how deep the philosophic differences were, it is good to be back in south carolina knowing you're about to get another democratic rational see in the first district rate audited to do was watch that debate to understand why elizabeth is going to make make such a great congresswoman. they
ABC
Apr 28, 2013 8:00am PDT
, vice president joe biden is going to be played by bob barker. representative paul ryan, will be played by mr. beans. secretary of state john kerry, will be played by an easter island head. >> george is back with more "this week" after this. >>> stick around for our take on president obama and conan o'brien. >>> first, we come up with a new way to experience live events on join loop. it's called the social soundtracker. you can vote for your favorite and least favorite moments with just one click. tracy morgan had the best joke. >> but he makes everybody better. without him i never could have played joe biden. literally. i'm joe biden. >> learn more about social soundtracker by going to abcnews.com. and we'll be right back. abcnews.com. and we'll be right back. ♪ [ agent smith ] i've found software that intrigues me. it appears it's an agent of good. ge has wired their medical hardware with innovative software to be in many places at the same time. using data to connect patients to software, to nurses to the right people and machines. ♪ helping hospitals treat people even better, wh
MSNBC
May 2, 2013 7:00pm PDT
that will create a privacy situation for lawful firearms owners. >> but vice president joe biden debunked the gun registry conspiracy theory in a conversation with senator john mccain last week by explaining exactly how these background checks work. >> you say i want to buy that shotgun. or i want to buy that ar-15 or i want to buy whatever it is. that glock .9. what happens is, the clerk picks up a phone, there is an automatic dial number, gets either the fbi -- and so they say, i've got joe biden here. he lives at such-and-such. gives my address. and says i'm a u.s. citizen. and i assert he's never -- asserts he's not disqualified from owning a gun. it doesn't say what kind of gun i want to buy. it doesn't give the registration number, serial number. it doesn't do anything. and within three minutes, 93% of the time, it comes back and says, accept or reject. it doesn't say don't sell him a gun because he has been adjudicated mentally incompetent. don't sell him a gun because he's a convicted felon. it just says that's it. and that outfit in west virginia has to tear up the request. they can't ev
CSPAN
May 3, 2013 2:00pm EDT
to the white house 2016 coverage begins tonight. vice president joe biden will be speaking at a fund-raising dinner. we will also have live coverage of the republican party's annual silver elephant fund-raising dinner. the keynote speaker there will be ted cruz from texas. toth carolina is expected hold the first presidential primaries in 2016. coverage gets underway here on c-span at 7:30 p.m. eastern secretary of state john kerry and vice president joe biden delivered remarks at a memorial honoring those who have lost their lives while serving overseas. as vice president biden spoke about the need to station diplomats around the world to mind with our obligation to protect them. here is a look. more places in more places than ever before have an impact on american interests -- from threats, when fragile states go global, and hoping societies build working institutions, fight famine, police their streets. it is essential to american security. this is a war we cannot afford to be absent, where a development expert or diplomatic security officer, whether a civil servant or a veteran a
CSPAN
Apr 30, 2013 10:00am EDT
initiative for veterans and military spouses. joining him will be the first lady, vice president joe biden and dr. joe biden sought for 11:45 and it may be a little late since the president is wrapped up this press conference, but we will have live coverage when that gets under way. we do have our c-span radio listeners and we invite you to also call in. kevin from brooklyn, new york, on the republican line. caller: hello. my name is kevin. i have two. want to make about syria. number one, we should not have to arm the arabs over there. ofthey could make a bomb out a crock pot, a pressure cooking pot, that means we do not need to arm them. they can arm themselves. there's a price for freedom that you have to pay. we did it in the revolutionary with then the 1960's movement for african-americans. we have to constantly continue with our struggles. they have to pay their own price for freedom and should not be cost with -- paid with the cost of our lives and our young american men and women. number two, the economy. fore close those loopholes all those corporations, big tax interest, special-
CNN
May 3, 2013 2:00pm PDT
measure of support for joe biden if he runs for president. but he still has a hillary clinton problem. we got this, right? dry cleaning done. gift for your aunt... done. today, we're gonna be talking about your body after baby. yep. we're done. okay. let's get some lunch. yes! [ laughs ] all right! yes, honey. all natural -- everything. done. oh! i forgot the check. [ camera clicks ] done. [ female announcer ] on your phone, online, on the go. wells fargo makes it easy to get banking done. [ female announcer ] on your phone, online, on the go. i'm also a survivor of ovarian a writand uterine cancers. i even wrote a play about that. my symptoms were a pain in my abdomen and periods that were heavier and longer than usual for me. if you have symptoms that last two weeks or longer, be brave, go to the doctor. ovarian and uterine cancers are gynecologic cancers. symptoms are not the same for everyone. i got sick...and then i got better. >>> the big day for the nra. let's talk about the future of the nra and its annual meeting under way in texas. joining us, two cnn analysts, donna brazil and
FOX News
May 2, 2013 3:00am PDT
contact.com/try. >> a scary moment for vice president joe biden the other day. a trip to the high country for vice president joe biden in air force 2 has run into problems. after landing the plane's engine sucked in debris and had to be grounded. unfortunately because of sequestration cuts, this is how the vice president had to get home. >>steve: hilarious. you could be one of a large number of americans who have no idea who joe biden is. >>alisyn: 41% of americans cannot identify the sitting vice president according to a pew forum poll. that's from 2010. maybe by now they know who joe biden is. >>steve: here's an easy way to remember it's joe biden. who is the guy who is vice president? he's the guy biding his time to one day be president. >>brian: we should not need name tricks in order to name the vice president. >>steve: we told folks a couple of days ago -- what is it? 42% of americans did not know that obamacare was the law of the land. that's sad. >>alisyn: but there's more. 41% from the pew poll couldn't identify the vice president probably from a picture. then there's also -- >>brian: 46% cannot na
CNN
Apr 29, 2013 10:00am PDT
numbers, she has a 57% favorability rating among republicans. now, joe biden on the other hand if you look into his numbers only has a 30% favorability rating among republicans. so i'd have to say that being secretary of state, staying away from the obvious sort of political budget, fiscal crisis is really kind of served her well and she left at a very good time. >> the fact she's obviously undecided, she hasn't made any announcement, not giving any indication, no hints whatsoever if she wants to be the first woman president of the united states if she still has ha fire in her belly, if you will, does that freeze out a lot of the other democratic potential candidates at least for now? >> yeah, i think it does. i think it places a complete freeze on the field. for example my sources tell me that if shee to say she did want to run, the vice president joe biden would not get in the race. the "new york post" has a piece today saying the governor of new york andrew cuomo has told people if hillary clinton were to get in the race he would also get out of the way. which is why, wolf, she needs to
MSNBC
Apr 29, 2013 7:00pm PDT
democratic party, thank you both for joining me tonight. >> thank you. >> thank you. >>> coming up, joe biden is still bullish on gun safety reform happening. >>> and new details about dna found on the boston bomb fragments, what it means to the investigation. the latest from pete williams and michael isikoff next. ♪ [ harrison ] is there anything you would not do for your family? punch it. ♪ [ male announcer ] back here on earth, your family is your crew. you would do everything in your power to protect them. that's why there's lifelock. and introducing lifelock junior. call 1-800-lifelock or visit lifelock.com/trek today and see star trek: into darkness, in theatres may 17th. rated pg-13. in theatres may 17th. nehey!r! [squeals] ♪ [ewh!] [baby crying] the great thing about a subaru is you don't have to put up with that new car smell for long. introducing the versatile, all-new subaru forester. love. it's what makes a subaru, a subaru. trust your instincts to make the call. to treat my low testosterone, my doctor and i went with axiron, the only underarm low t treatment. axiron can res
MSNBC
May 2, 2013 6:00am PDT
, hillary clinton, 65, joe biden, 13. a huge part of the democratic wing is going to launch a new national campaign to put a woman in the white house today at 9:30 a.m. they're not doing that to gillibrand. >> this is about putting pressure on hillary clinton in a gentle way. we see it from draft hillary campaign that is holding events for her. we're seeing this from former republican secretary of state henry kissinger. not aggressive yet but supporters if you are an organization like emily's list, you want her to run. people are putting gentle fresh out there. in 2015, that's the year she has to decide. >> it's remarkable. how hard would it be to turn those people down? thank you for joining us. we appreciate it. up next, a reality check on immigration reform. is the one issue seeming like democrats and republicans come together but infighting among house republicans could kill any chance at a bill. >>> a possible breakthrough in the attack on the consulate in benghazi. the government is asking for the public's help. that's a busy, busy politics planner right there traveling down south a
MSNBC
May 2, 2013 4:00pm PDT
for it than women, actually. joe biden is the only candidate in the world with double digits. he's way behind her. andrew cuomo. o'malley, the governor of maryland. barely get into the money here. how is this for an interesting piece of news? it was just announced this afternoon hillary clinton and new jersey governor chris christie will be featured attractions at an event for the global clinton initiative in chicago next month. the stated focus will, be, quote, speeding up the united states' economic recovery and nation's long-term outlook. the sub text, of course, 2016. steve mcmahon is the democratic strategist, of course, we all love. and jess mcintosh is spokesperson for emily's list, working to get women elected. to get women elected president of the united states. jess, thank you for coming here to "hardball." lay it out. emily's list. wonder what you're thinking about. >> thanks for having me. we launched the madam president campaign today. supports progressive women. 2012 was a mandate for women's leadership. so with our mission, we expanded -- >> i'm sorry. what do you mean by that?
MSNBC
May 3, 2013 9:00am PDT
. we're not going to get into all that he's going to keep the message alive, as only joe biden can. the other thing what's happening on the state level in terms of governors of states, maryland, colorado, passing their own pretty stringent gun safety laws. david keene, departing nra president, told, spoke to what the nra's next steps might be. he said as we are likely to win most of the legislative battles in congress, we will have to move to the courts to undo the restrictions placed on gun owners' rights in new york, connecticut, maryland and colorado. that seems to be the next front. >> that's right. i will say biden has said he's going to have this new push, apparently he hasn't told the president yet. at some point -- >> in the way that only joe biden can do that. >> they'll have those conversations. but, no, i think this is great movement at the state level, the nra's expert at going to the courts and challenging this, they challenged the brady bill, but you know, it is going to be a state-by-state thing. you see for instance in arizona, while john mccain got those roses. do
ABC
May 2, 2013 4:30am EDT
president joe biden will meet with law-enforcement officials at the white house today to discuss gun safety. democratic senator joe manchin of west virginia is reintroducing a bill requiring background checks for gun buyers at gun shows and online. he sponsored a previous version of the bill which failed in the senate last mount. thelooking at business news, ending meansoughs mean your delays for travelers. >> and linda bell joins us from bloomberg headquarters with that and more. good thursday morning. >> president obama began experiencing the effects of the sequester yesterday. the first wave of white house furloughs did tin-tin. jay carney says all the non commission staff will miss one workday unpaid. commissioned officers will have to take a pay cut. jay carney says the spending cuts affects each and every one of the white house employees. ending the furloughs of air traffic controllers, it takes $250 million away from funding for airport construction projects. that includes work for safety improvements and pavement repairs. shows unemployment fraud costs the government $3.3 billion in
Comedy Central
Apr 29, 2013 7:25pm PDT
have had, i don't, a million death from gun violence. is there anything we can do about that. >> joe biden said the president may crack down on guns by executive order. >> taking our right to bear arms away. >> it turns out there's only one amendment in our constitution's panton that is exempt from statistical analysis or emotional seek-out-itude. and it is the second. god help us if the muslims ever decide to form a well-regulated militia. ( laughter ) ( applause ). we'll have no way to stop them. we'll be right back. >> jon: welcome back. we just went through an insigne week. everything seems very unpredictable, even terrifying. it's good to know there's one thing we can count on. >> there's a storm coming. >> one we are all going to feel. it's called inflation. >> gold gives me freedom from all the financial mad innocence the world. >> gold is the time-tested currence they goes up, not down. >> jon: you know, that convicted felon makes a lot of sense. ( laughter ). although, firecall, he didn't know he or nixon would ever go down, either. gold! it's the ultimate sear hedge. when
CNN
Apr 28, 2013 3:00am PDT
have never played joe biden. i am joe biden. >> the hardest part, trying to understand his motivations. why did he pursue health care first? what makes him tick? why didn't he get mad? if i was him, i would be mad all the time. but i'm not. i'm daniel day-lewis. >> remarkable transformation. do i really sound like that? well, groucho marks once said and that's not carl, the other guy. he once told an audience, before i speak, i have something to say. along those same lines, i want to close on a more serious note. obviously, no shortage of news to cover over these past few weeks and these have been some very hard days for too many of our citizens. even as we gather here tonight, our thoughts are not far from the people of boston and the people of west, texas. there are families in the midwest who are coping with some terrible floods. so, we've had some difficult days. but even when the day seemed darkest, we have seen humanity shine at a its brightest. we've seen first responders and national guardsmen who dashed into danger. law enforcement officers who lived their oath to serve and to
CNN
Apr 28, 2013 5:00am PDT
is intimidating, but he makes everyone better. without them i never could have played joe biden, literally, i am joe biden. >> the hardest part is trying to understand his motivations. why didn't he pursue health care first? what makes him tick? why doesn't he get mad? if i were him, i'd be mad all the time. but i'm not. i'm daniel day lewis. [ applause ] remarkable transformation. do i really sound like that though, honey? well, once said and senator cruz, that's not carl. that's the other guy. before i speak, i have something important to say. and along those same lines i want to close on a more serious note. obviously there's been no shortage of news to cover over these past few weeks and these have been some very hard days for too many of our citizens. even as we gather here tonight, our thoughts are not far from the people of boston and the people of west, texas. there are families in the midwest coping with some terrible floods. so we've had some difficult days, but even when the days seem darkest we have seen humanity shine at its brightest. we've seen first responders and national guards
Current
Apr 29, 2013 5:00pm PDT
in 2009 when obama first went into office, they had a big debate about it and joe biden wanted to get out then, and most liberals took that position. i didn't. i felt we owed as people who invaded afghanistan, i felt that we owed the people of afghanistan a shot at putting their society back together in a decent way. you know, i don't know now it's four or five years later i'm not sure how possible that is. >> john: i'm afraid you may be right. i would like to switch topics quickly. how unusually is it for an army chief of staff to plead with congress not to spend billions on a weapons program even one that is not needed. >> it's very unusual, and it shows that there is room to cut in the pentagon budget. most people don't know that from 1998 or so up until 2010-2011 the pentagon budget more than doubled from $300 billion to up around $700 billion. $700 billion, more than doubled. it did go down a little bit in in 2011-2012, but there is still lots of room to cut. and the abrams tank is one case in point. people might remember from the election last year mitt romney was talking these fan
MSNBC
Apr 29, 2013 8:00am PDT
in these first two years. >> meanwhile, vice president joe biden made some news for a comment he made to john mccain on friday in an event in arizona. here was the comment and mccain's response on meet the press. >> the economy not collapsed around your ears john, in the middle of literally as things were moving. you at least would have, i think you probably would have won. but it would have been incredibly, incredibly closer. >> i appreciate the fact that my dear friend would say something like that, but i doubt if the outcome would have been a lot different. but i can always hope it might have been. >> so you served as the communications director for the president's '08 campaign. what is your response to that one. >> you guys have to love joe biden. every time he speaks, there's a news story. i would say this. i would disagree with what the vice president said. i think there were two things about that time period -- granted the race was close. but two things in that time period, the picking of sarah palin which i think hurt john mccain even after the initial buzz. and when lee mon collapsed wh
MSNBC
May 4, 2013 11:00am PDT
. >>> did we have a 2016 preview in south carolina last night? why was it vice president joe biden versus texas senator ted cruz in the palmetto state? we will take a look. >>> and do democrats have a chance to win a seat in south carolina? district that went to mitt romney by 18 points in 2012. find out, next. we've all had those moments. when you lost the thing you can't believe you lost. when what you just bought, just broke. or when you have a little trouble a long way from home... as an american express cardmember you can expect some help. but what you might not expect, is you can get all this with a prepaid card. spends like cash. feels like membership. i've always kept my eye on her... but with so much health care noise, i didn't always watch out for myself. with unitedhealthcare, i get personalized information and rewards for addressing my health risks. but she's still going to give me a heart attack. that's health in numbers. unitedhealthcare. >>> political headlines on this saturday, the president returned to the white house today from costa rica after wrapping up his latin amer
CSPAN
May 3, 2013 6:00am EDT
national cable satellite corp. 2013] c-span's wrote to the white house, 2016, begins tonight. joe biden speaks to the democratic party's annual dinner. when we allow the 7:30 p.m. eastern. at the same time, 10 crews will be the keynote speaker at a republican party tribute to just immense. -- jim demint. >> we believe that opening up the gates of our memories bringing people closer together , to bring people to a realization that what a human being, an individual can do. i think of those who saved lives, all of these christians who saved lives while risking their own. everyone of them is a hero. >> on the 20th anniversary, i ask you to replace the director memories of those who still live with being the memories of this museum so that no one will ever forget the stories and these lessons. about howu to sink the -- to think about all the historic slurry -- storing of the holocaust reflects a story that takes a human form. the idea that our differences are more important than our humanity of a test of our differences -- are not more important than our humanity. the nationalm., rifle assoc
CNN
Apr 27, 2013 6:00pm PDT
forward to these dinners. it's just a bunch of media types. hollywood liberals, democrats like joe biden. how come i can't have dinner with the 36% of the people who like me? >> if i want to talk about some serious issues such as -- >> okay. here it comes. nuclear proliferation. nuclear proliferation. nuclear proliferation. >> nukular praliberation. ♪ sing a little song all about the throng in wash ♪ ♪ tell a little joke and we're going to poke a lot of fun ♪ ♪ poke a lot of fun at washington ♪ >> i used to be tough. i'm not tough anymore, of course. i live in los angeles. i'm all lactose intolerant and into the kabbalah and everything. i travel the world adopting babies. i solve international crisis with my celebrity. stop war. the beautiful infidel is right. let us put down our weapons. what were we thinking? let us moisturize and text each other. >> the first black president. i know you're biracial. but the first black president. i mean, you're proud to be able to say that. you know, the first black president. you know, well, that's unless you screw up. and then it's going
CSPAN
May 4, 2013 7:00am EDT
up those appearances. first, i want to start with vice president joe biden. your is a bit of his speech. [video clip] >> jim, thank you for the invitation to be here. jim called and asked if i would be willing to do this. i said, jim, i love going to south carolina, but as soon as i show up, there will be washington press saying, ivan is getting ready. that ito make it clear will go anywhere jim asks me to go. >host: that was vice president joe biden speaking with joe jim clyburn out of south carolina. we want your thoughts on the early 2016 field. we do you like and why do you like them? -- who do you like and why do you like them? larry in mississippi, who do you like? caller: i would like to make a statement before. whateverlicans said the president is for, we are against, even if it is our own ideas crude this is why we are having such a bad time. the middle-class is hurting so bad. the voters are too stupid to see what is going on. i believe hillary is going to be the president in 2016, no matter what the republicans are doing. they are already trying to destroy biden i putt
CNBC
Apr 29, 2013 4:00am EDT
with a ledge ynd like daniel is intimidating. without him, i never could have played joe biden, literally. >> trying to understand his motivations. why did you pursue health care first? what makes him tick? if i were him, i'd be mad all the time. but i'm not obama. i'm daniel day-lewis. >> in mind of our viewer exchange today, italy has a new government. get in touch with us by e-mail, worldwide@cnbc.com, tweet, @cnbcwex. >>> still to come on the show, will the easy money keep on flowing, as well? we'll discuss what we can expect from the fed and ecb ahead of their meetings later this week. ♪ [ agent smith ] i've found software that intrigues me. it appears it's an agent of good. ge has wired their medical hardware with innovative software to be in many places at the same time. using data to connect patients to software, to nurses to the right people and machines. ♪ helping hospitals treat people even better, while dramatically reducing waiting time. now a waiting room is just a room. [ telephone ringing ] [ static warbles ] [ beeping ] red or blue? ♪ red or blue? welcnew york state
NBC
Apr 28, 2013 8:00am PDT
president joe biden, offering some political analysis about the 2008 race. here's part of what he said. >> and the truth of the matter is, barack knows i know had the economy not collapsed around your ears, john, in the middle of, literally, just as you were -- as things were moving, you at least would have, i think you probably would have won, but it would have been incredibly, incredibly, incredibly closer. you inherited a really difficult time. >> if not for the economy, you would have been president, is that how you see it? >> no. look, joe biden and i are very close friends, and i think it would have been a much closer race, but, i'll tell you, he has -- president obama ran a great race, and that campaign matters. i appreciate the fact that my dear friend would say something like that, but i know that -- i doubt if the outcome would have been a lot different, but i can always hope it might have been. >> all right. senator, we'll leave it there. more to come on the syria debate. we appreciate you coming on this morning. >> thank you. >> all right. turning now to democratic congress
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